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Ombra Snapp Benson
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Birth: May 14, 1905
Andrew County
Missouri, USA
Death: Nov. 11, 1999
Doniphan County
Kansas, USA

HIGHLAND --- Ombra Snapp Benson, 94, Highland, died Thursday, Nov. 11, 1999, at a Highland nursing home.

Mrs. Benson and her husband farmed in Doniphan County until 1959.

She was born May 14, 1905, in Andrew County, Mo., the daughter of Jesse and Minerva Sisk Snapp. She lived in Highland since 1959.

Mrs. Benson was a member of First Christian Church in Highland.

She married Lyle Benson on March 17, 1927, in Atchison. He preceded her in death Aug. 23, 1995.

Survivors include a son, Wayne Benson, Highland; a daughter, Barbara Farley, Highland; a brother, Otha Snapp, Rapid City, S.D.; a sister, Jessie Snodgrass, Hiawatha; eight grandchildren; 12 great- grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at the Harman Rohde Funeral Home in Troy.

Burial will be in Highland Cemetery.

Mrs. Benson will lie in state after 2 p.m. today at the funeral home, where relatives and friends will meet from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Highland Ambulance or to the Highland Cemetery and sent in care of the funeral home.
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  Lyle Benson (1905 - 1995)*
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Highland Cemetery
Doniphan County
Kansas, USA
Created by: Dale Bernhardt
Record added: Aug 22, 2009
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